Winter Weather Coming to L.A. County This Weekend

Winter Weather Coming to L.A. County This Weekend
March 15, 2012

It looks like Los Angeles County might welcome a cold, wet St. Patrick’s Day weekend as forecasters are predicting unusually low temperatures, heavy rainfall and low snow levels in the mountains this weekend.

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Freeze damages Calif citrus crop

Freeze damages Calif citrus crop
February 21, 2012

FRESNO, Calif. — Two consecutive months of freezing temperatures have taken their toll on California’s citrus crop.

The citrus growers’ association California Citrus Mutual says about 35 percent of the mandarin orange crop will be lost to frost damage following more than 25 nights of freezing temperatures in December and several frosts in January.

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What summer? Record cold at LAX as July gloom continues

What summer? Record cold at LAX as July gloom continues
July 10, 2010

Unusually cold temperatures in Southern California continued, with Los Angeles International Airport setting a record low on Friday.

LAX got to only 67 degrees, breaking a record set in 1926, according to the National Weather Service.

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Skiing in July in California

Skiing in July in California
July 10, 2010

Want to escape the valley heat? Boreal Mountain Resort will offer a Northern California rarity: Snow skiing in July.

This weekend, the popular resort off Interstate 80, will re-open its Castle Peak Quad chairlift for skiers and snowboarders to enjoy a ribbon of white, leftover from spring’s record snowfall.

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California: Temperatures dipped to a record low of 33 degrees

Windy, cold weather chills Southern California

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif.—Windy, cold weather in Southern California and on the central coast set temperature records Wednesday and posed a risk to blooming orchards.


As Christmas nears, winter storms make going rough

As Christmas nears, winter storms make going rough
December 23, 2008

Airline schedules in the Pacific Northwest were returning to normal early Tuesday as thousands of travelers stranded by weekend winter storms tried to find seats to reach their destinations by Christmas.

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California citrus farmers brace for more cold weather

California citrus farmers brace for more cold weather
December 17, 2008

FRESNO — Citrus growers are scrambling to keep their groves warm to protect fragile trees from more unseasonably cold weather.

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